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Vase

Designed by Catteau, Charles. Glazed stoneware. Ovoid form with small foot and small everted lip. Stylized decoration of beige and light blue roses and gray-green leaves outlined in tan. Horizontal bands of blue, white, and tan at top and bottom. gray-green foot and rim. Black interior.

Marks

Marks: MADE IN BELGIUM/ Gres (incised)/ Boch Fes (stamped)/ Keramis/ LA LOUVIERE/ FABRICACION BELGE/ C/ Ch. Chatteau (painted in black)/ D.996.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

about 1925–30

Object Place

Belgium

Accession Number

1985.636

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware